Owner Adrienne Anderson began crafting tisane
blends for private clients and for gifts and believes that only the best ingredients should be used in order to enjoy the best qualities that nature has to offer.
Of course, the health benefits of teas and tisanes
depend on what is Brewed.
This study provided interesting results for those herbalists inclined to recommend tisanes
as a part of their medicinal practice.
For the real connoisseur, nine of London Tea's most popular flavoured teas and tisanes
are presented in an exquisite gifting tin, making a fabulous gift of 72 enveloped tea bags
Irene Gorman, head of the Tea Guild, said: "This Award of Excellence to Tisanes
Tea Rooms was presented in recognition of consistently high standards of tea making and customer service, evident in the attention to detail with which afternoon tea was prepared and served.
I much prefer less fermented teas for their versatility, so I use a lot of green and white teas and also tisanes
While many medicinal herbs and spices can be grown at home, no two teas or tisanes
are treated the same.
Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis) and honeybush (Cyclopia intermedia) are popular tisanes
in their native South Africa and have a growing worldwide market.
With the exception of herbal tisanes
, all tea contains an ingredient that actually strengthens the enamel and makes the teeth more resistant to decay.
The committee's new recommended list of healing herbs to grow for tisanes
, teas or infusions includes camomile, Chamaemelum nobile, for insomnia and PMT, fennel for indigestion and as a diuretic, lemon balm for tension, headaches and upset stomachs, peppermint for indigestion and lemon verbena for insomnia and nasal congestion.
A lovely collection of cups and saucers stands ready for such teas as Lady Grey, a light-black China tea scented with bergamot and citrus; Kenya, a robust African black tea; South Africa's Rooibus Herbal; and various caffeine-free tisanes
Most herbal and fruit teas and tisanes
are caffeine-free as they are usually made from the leaves, blossoms and fruits of plants and herbs.